Martine Trottier

Martine is our french-canadian correspondent, web editor and new media evangelist. She’s always scouring the web and social media for new stories, vital videos and important data to share with the world. Martine is also a savvy world traveler, having visited many countries on almost every continent, and she’s without a doubt, one of our most fierce truth seeker.

Child Marriage in Lebanon

A must-see video for the #IDONT campaign from the human rights Non-Governmental Organization ‘KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation’ based in Beirut, Lebanon, exposing the reality and horror of child marriage, still happening today in 2016.
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Japan’s Zero Waste Town

Since 2003, the small town of Kamikatsu, Japan, requires that all 2000 residents comply with a new recycling program: 34 types of trash to sort through — one the most meticulous in the world.
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Koko the Gorilla: Voice of Nature

Koko is a female gorilla and one of the rarest species that can learn to communicate using sign language. Here’s what she had to say to humanity after being informed of the 21st Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
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